Information Security Analyst Salary in Sector of Wholesale Trade

The salary statistics of information security analysts in the industry sector of wholesale trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare information security analyst salaries in different industries within the wholesale trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Information Security Analysts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$54,160
25th Percentile Wage
$70,820
50th Percentile Wage
$95,910
75th Percentile Wage
$125,510
90th Percentile Wage
$160,470

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for information security analysts in the industry sector of wholesale trade. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) information security analysts is $160,470. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $95,910. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid information security analysts is $54,160.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of information security analysts in the industry sector of wholesale trade from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201695,9107.26%10.45%
201588,9502.26%-
201486,940-0.18%-
201387,1001.39%-
201285,890--

Compare Information Security Analyst Salary in Different Industries within the Wholesale Trade Sector

The average salaries of information security analysts in twelve industries in the wholesale trade sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for information security analyst occupations is the wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers industry with an annual salary $113,210. The lowest paying industry is the drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers industry (annual salary $63,710). For detailed information security analyst salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$113,210
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$113,210
Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$99,750
Chemical and Allied Products Merchant Wholesalers
$97,910
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$97,540
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$91,510
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$87,770
Household Appliances and Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$84,970
Miscellaneous Durable Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$80,570
Hardware, and Plumbing and Heating Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$73,720
Motor Vehicle and Motor Vehicle Parts and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$72,980
Drugs and Druggists' Sundries Merchant Wholesalers
$63,710

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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